"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Aware of ( সচেতন ) Man should aware of the danger of environment pollution.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.

Idioms:

  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.